Sunday, January 8, 2017

Hartford Man Wins Coventry Chess Tournament

Isaiah Glessner of Hartford scored 3-0 to win the Nathan Hale Open. 9-year-old Ann Song of Farmington scored 2-1 to finish 2nd. Click here for photos. A small group of dedicated chess enthusiasts braved the 6-inch snowstorm to play in the USCF-rated tournament in Coventry, Connecticut. Rob Roy Chess Center 3111 South Street Coventry CT ||| Spacious seating up to 42 players. Excellent lighting. Two areas: USCF Games Only (very quiet), and Skittles Room (speed-chess). Free WiFi. Free Refreshments. No age restrictions. Each junior player allowed only one guest/parent. Entry fee only $30 per player. ||| All our workers are volunteers. Rob Roy donated the money and labor for this tournament hall. We hope you enjoy our monthly tournaments. We hope you encourage your friends to participate. Anyone wishing to help us in any way is warmly welcomed. ||| Monthly Chess Tournaments USCF-Rated. Mar 11, Apr 8, May 6, Jun 3, Jul 8, Aug 5, Sep 9, Oct 7, Nov 4, Dec 2. Follow our famous Facebook Page